Welsh Lib Dem special conference votes to resurrect coalition talks with Tories and Plaid

Welsh Liberal Democrats have agreed to try to revive plans for a coalition assembly government with Plaid Cymru and the Conservatives.

A special Lib Dem conference in Llandrindod Wells voted 125 to 77 to resume talks with the other parties.

It comes days after the “rainbow alliance” collapsed when the party executive failed to back the plans.

More 

Read more by .
This entry was posted in News.
Advert

6 Comments

  • Anthony Anstruther 26th May '07 - 5:13pm

    Ming won’t be happy.

  • Any evidence at all for that assertion? No?

  • Jonathan Davies 26th May '07 - 11:28pm

    We are a Federal Party. Ming is Leader of the Federal Party and a member of the Scottish Party. I believe that he will rightly consider any decision on coalititon partners in the Welsh Assembly is a matter for the Welsh Party.

    It’s a testament to the fact that we are Liberal DEMOCRATS that we trust our members though Conference to have such a significant influence on these decisions

  • welshproudliberal 27th May '07 - 5:21am

    graeme and Jonathan are true liberal federalists.

    We are a welsh party here AND MING HAS NO SAY IN OUR INTERNAL WORKINGS

  • Real Liberal 27th May '07 - 1:09pm

    This whole “debate” isn’t doing the Welsh Lib Dems much good, is it?

  • pendrepepper 27th May '07 - 4:34pm

    A right pigs breakfast of a situation. If a car was driven as erraticly as the Welsh Lib Dems the police would be stopping it to breathalyse the driver.

Post a Comment

Lib Dem Voice welcomes comments from everyone but we ask you to be polite, to be on topic and to be who you say you are. You can read our comments policy in full here. Please respect it and all readers of the site.

If you are a member of the party, you can have the Lib Dem Logo appear next to your comments to show this. You must be registered for our forum and can then login on this public site with the same username and password.

To have your photo next to your comment please signup your email address with Gravatar.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

*
*
Please complete the name of this site, Liberal Democrat ...?

Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarJoeB 18th Aug - 1:30am
    David Raw, "Jesse Collings MP could have helped there" - we could do with men of his commitment right now to maintain the rights his...
  • User AvatarInnocent Bystander 18th Aug - 12:24am
    How about ? "LibDems - often battered - never bettered".
  • User AvatarDavid-1 18th Aug - 12:07am
    If you really must have slogans, start by stating *fully* what we stand for and then work on boiling it down to its essence. Then...
  • User AvatarMichael Cole 17th Aug - 10:28pm
    Perhaps we should consider"We Demand Better". One short word longer but more difficult to turn against us and more in tune with the spirit of...
  • User AvatarMichael 1 17th Aug - 9:25pm
    @paul barker Apologies - I had a vague recollection that you computed a rolling average as I think you have mentioned it before but you...
  • User AvatarMichael 1 17th Aug - 9:15pm
    On the dairy theme: I can't believe it's not better! Watch out there's a Vince about! --- From the supermarkets: Every Lib Dem helps! Live...